Syracuse (WSYR-TV) - Travelers Insurance has announced official plans for layoffs in Syracuse.
Of the 226 employees in the city, the company says 159 workers will be laid off.
The insurance business center will begin the layoffs on Jan. 15, 2014 and they will continue through Sept. 30, 2014.
The company says it is transferring operations from the Syracuse area.
Back in July, Travelers laid off 180 workers, a move the company said it needed to make in order to remain competitive in the industry.